Deep in Australia’s outback, a woman has been murdered and her small daughter has vanished. Ole Fren’ Yorky, a crazy wanderer, is known to have been in the area, and his footprints have been identified near the body. Could he be the murderer? Terror and anger sweep the bushlands. But when he too disappears, even the Aboriginal trackers are baffled. Only in the outback, weird land of the willi-willi and dreaded pointing bone, can this riddle be solved – and this entails Inspector Napoleaon Bonaparte buying a beautiful girl.